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Books

The Essential Guide To Personal Branding

30th May 2020

In the midst of these unsettling times, a jewel of a book has emerged like a Phoenix out of the Ashes. Uju Obuekwe, a Barrister and Solicitor turned Professional Branding Expert has created a Masterpiece. Uju’s foray into the world of Branding is no ordinary one and culls from a deep rooted interest and determination … Continue reading The Essential Guide To Personal Branding

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Press Release

2020 Vision: The Connect Nigeria Business Fair To Hold 6th & 7th March 2020

24th January 2020

Africa is in a frantic race to end poverty and ensure that her people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030 via the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals. Nigeria, like most African countries, is tasked to fast-track progress in achieving a socio economic and environmentally sustainable future for her close to two hundred million citizens with an increasing population living … Continue reading 2020 Vision: The Connect Nigeria Business Fair To Hold 6th & 7th March 2020

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EDUCATION

How To Find The Best GRE Prep Materials To Master The Test

13th November 2019

After getting a college degree, some people take the GRE test to pursue graduate school. The GRE or Graduate Record Examination was introduced in 1936 and is a prerequisite for those who want to enroll in graduate school in Canada and the US. The GRE is a standardized test used to determine the eligibility and … Continue reading How To Find The Best GRE Prep Materials To Master The Test

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CAREER

How A Master’s Degree in Construction Management Can Set You Apart

29th October 2019

Construction management is a branch of project management that focuses on ensuring the efficiency of a company’s construction process. A construction manager’s primary role is to plan, budget, and control the time, cost, and quality of a project for maximum productivity. Construction managers work with the owner in making their vision a reality. They also … Continue reading How A Master’s Degree in Construction Management Can Set You Apart

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ANNOUNCEMENTS Top 100 SMEs

Connect Nigeria Launches 2019 Edition of Top 100 Emerging SMEs

7th October 2019

In partnership with Union Bank, Hot FM Lagos and Kunle Ladejobi & Co., Connect Nigeria’s annual Top 100 Emerging SMEs campaign kicked off in earnest on 23rd September 2019. Launched in 2018, the aim of the campaign is to present the most authentic list of emerging businesses and startups from various industries, bringing to the … Continue reading Connect Nigeria Launches 2019 Edition of Top 100 Emerging SMEs

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Events

Photo Speak: Rave TV’s The Mentoring Series: Reinventing Traditional Media

27th September 2019

On Thursday, 26th September 2019, Lagos City Hall was packed with over a thousand youth, who attended the 2019 edition of Rave TV’s The Mentoring Series, themed: Re-Inventing Traditional Media (Bridging The Gap). Find below pictures of the impactful event:

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Events

Photo Speaks: The “Meet The Farmers Conference” (MTFC) Media Launch

31st July 2019

Today, July 31, 2019, at the Redisson Blu, Victoria Island, Lagos, Crenov 8 kick-started the “Meet The Farmers Conference” (MTFC) with a Media Launch event. The agribusiness initiative, which focuses on agriculture and technology, is the first of its kind Agro-trade and networking conference connecting Africa and the Middle East. With the vision to connect … Continue reading Photo Speaks: The “Meet The Farmers Conference” (MTFC) Media Launch

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Safety

Civil Unrest: Preparing For An Emergency

29th July 2019

What do you do if you wake up to civil unrest in your state? Because security has become a major issue in Nigeria, here are some tips on staying safe. Limit movements Do not leave your home unless you absolutely have to. Do not spread unverified news If you are not sure that the information … Continue reading Civil Unrest: Preparing For An Emergency

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Events

Connect Nigeria BizMixer

20th May 2019

Sequel to the just concluded Connect Nigeria Business Fair held at the TBS from April 26-27, 2019, some of the sponsors, speakers, entrepreneurs were hosted to a BizMixer. There they interacted, connected and shared testimonies from the event at the Seaside Lounge, Ikoyi. This sets the tone for preparations for the 2020 edition scheduled for … Continue reading Connect Nigeria BizMixer

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Events

#CNBizFair 2019: Photo Speaks

10th May 2019

The adage, a picture is worth a thousand words, is the idea behind sharing unforgettable memories via pictures of the Connect Nigeria Business Fair 2019. The #CNBizFair held at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) from 26-27 April 2019 was well attended by entrepreneurs, exhibitors, speakers and a host of other attendees. While we await the … Continue reading #CNBizFair 2019: Photo Speaks

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Events

#CNBizFair 2019: Meet Our Speakers

17th April 2019

The Connect Nigeria Business Fair, Africa’s biggest business fair, is just a few days away and we are thrilled to introduce our list of globally-renowned speakers, each pioneers and innovators in their various fields. Afolabi Abiodun- MD/CEO SB Telecoms Afolabi is the founder and CEO of SB Telecoms & Devices Limited, a company he grew … Continue reading #CNBizFair 2019: Meet Our Speakers

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Events

#CNBizFair Promos: Growing Global, Winning Big

13th April 2019

There are lots of gifts up for grabs at The Connect Nigeria Busines Fair, holding on 26th and 27th April at TBS, Lagos. Find other deals and promos here. Refer a Business and Get Paid This offer is a Win Win as you stand to be fee paid 5 percent of what the business contributed. … Continue reading #CNBizFair Promos: Growing Global, Winning Big

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Events

#CNBizFair Promos: Win Big with Growing Global

10th April 2019

From an attendance of 500 in 2011, 7,000 in 2016 to 15,000 2019; from hosting over 100 SMEs in 2018 to 400 businesses in 2019; from the Eko Event Centre to very spacious Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) in 2019.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Connect Nigeria’s Business Fair To Hold On 26th & 27th April 2019

31st January 2019

Africa’s Biggest Business Fair is back and bolder. The much anticipated business fair will be held for two days on 26th & 27th April 2019 in Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos. With a record of over 6,000 attendees and hundreds of exhibitors, Connect Nigeria is well on its way to empowering #1Million+Businesses in Nigeria. The Connect … Continue reading Connect Nigeria’s Business Fair To Hold On 26th & 27th April 2019

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Politics

Fela Durotoye’s Speech At The ANN Presidential Primaries

30th September 2018

Below is the transcript of the speech Fela Durotoye delivered at the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) primaries on 29th September 2018:   ANN! The Difference! The Difference! ANN! I am most honoured with the opportunity to address you all distinguished members of this great party. I acknowledge first and foremost our most distinguished Chairman … Continue reading Fela Durotoye’s Speech At The ANN Presidential Primaries

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Events

The African Praise Experience 2018 Featuring Tim Godfrey’s Fearless Concert With Travis Greene Live

18th July 2018

The 2018 edition of the renowned praise concert – The African Praise Experience (T.A.P.E) will hold on Friday 27th July 2018 from 8pm till dawn. The concert which features wholly indigenous and leading gospel artistes from Africa will hold at the Rock Cathedral home of the organisers and host church – House On The Rock. … Continue reading The African Praise Experience 2018 Featuring Tim Godfrey’s Fearless Concert With Travis Greene Live

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Uncategorized

Applause As Connect Nigeria Celebrates Top 100 Emerging SMEs!

13th July 2018

A new selection of entrepreneurs has emerged on the Nigerian business landscape, and they are finally getting the recognition they deserve. The ‘Top 100 Emerging SMEs Awards’ by Connect Nigeria officially kicked off on the 12th of February, 2018, with an open invitation to members of the public who gladly voted emerging SMEs that have … Continue reading Applause As Connect Nigeria Celebrates Top 100 Emerging SMEs!

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Events

Photo Speaks: Connect Nigeria Business Mixer 2018

4th July 2018

When Connect Nigeria decided to have another edition of its annual Business Mixer in 2018, the favourite Business-listing Company picked the theme ‘The Business of Blogging’. And there was no better way to do justice to the topic than having a panel of some of the finest bloggers of the Industry in Nigeria come share … Continue reading Photo Speaks: Connect Nigeria Business Mixer 2018

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Press Release

Connect Nigeria Business Holds Business Mixer For Bloggers

30th June 2018

The Connect Nigeria Business Mixer for bloggers was held on June 29, 2018, at the British Council, Lagos. This edition was themed ‘The Business of Blogging’ and there were over 70 participants in attendance comprising approximately 30 bloggers, 20 writers, and quite a number of social media personalities who leveraged on the strategic opportunity to freely … Continue reading Connect Nigeria Business Holds Business Mixer For Bloggers

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News

ADDRESS BY INEC CHAIRMAN, PROFESSOR MAHMOOD YAKUBU, AT A MEETING WITH THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY ON PREPARATION FOR THE 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS

26th June 2018

The president of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Members of the LCCI National and Resident Electoral Commissioners of INEC Esteemed invited guests Ladies and Gentlemen   I want to thank the president and members of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LLCI) for this meeting which is the first of its … Continue reading ADDRESS BY INEC CHAIRMAN, PROFESSOR MAHMOOD YAKUBU, AT A MEETING WITH THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY ON PREPARATION FOR THE 2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS

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Nigeria

A Call for an End to Violence!

We stand with the families of those recently lost in Jos, Plateau State. You are not alone in your grief. We will stand with you until justice prevails.   Please everyone wherever you are pls pray for plateau ?#PrayForPlateau ?? — Ndidi Wilfred (@Ndidi25) June 25, 2018   #UnitedWeStandDividedWeFall ?? pic.twitter.com/YMwTz6qtX5 — Leon Balogun (@LeonBalogun) … Continue reading A Call for an End to Violence!

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News

Comercio Launches a Public cloud

25th June 2018

Comercio has launched the first enterprise Public cloud platform in Nigeria. Their vision is to create a public cloud platform for medium and large enterprises and to provide the same services as Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services here in Nigeria. With the economic challenges faced worldwide and. especially in Nigeria, companies are looking to … Continue reading Comercio Launches a Public cloud

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Events

Photo Speaks: Super Eagles Russia 2018 Theme Song Premiere by Aiteo Group

14th June 2018

The official theme song of the Super Eagles of Nigeria to the 2018 World Cup in Russia premiered on Saturday 9th June, 2018 sponsored by Aiteo Group, the Official Optimum Partner of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). The Oil and Gas company also pledged to donate $50,000 to the team ‘for every unreturned goal’ scored … Continue reading Photo Speaks: Super Eagles Russia 2018 Theme Song Premiere by Aiteo Group

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Nigeria’s Top 100 SMEs Set to Emerge

23rd May 2018

The Connect Nigeria Top 100 Emerging SMEs has reached its final stages as voting by members of the public commences on Friday the 25th of May. The exercise, the first-ever of its kind, was flagged off on February 12th, 2018 with the opening of the top 100 website for nominations of deserving businesses by members of the public. … Continue reading Nigeria’s Top 100 SMEs Set to Emerge

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Events

ConnectNigeria in Partnership with Rabbington Media and Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry to train Businesses

7th May 2018

Boost Your Business ConnectNigeria, in partnership with Rabbington Media and Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, is organizing a training for SMEs themed Boost Your Business Initiative, supported by Facebook. The Boost Your Business Initiative is designed for micro, small and medium-sized businesses owners, this training program teaches the fundamentals of digital marketing for business … Continue reading ConnectNigeria in Partnership with Rabbington Media and Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry to train Businesses

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Events

FGCE Alumni Association Fixes Date for 45th anniversary and Grand Reunion 

17th March 2018

Arrangements are in top gear for the 45th anniversary and the 2018 reunion of the Federal Government College Enugu taking place between August 9 and 12 in Enugu. A statement by the organizers said the event is expected to bring together over 1,000 esteemed alumni, family, and friends of the school committed to collectively giving … Continue reading FGCE Alumni Association Fixes Date for 45th anniversary and Grand Reunion 

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Advertise on an LED Board For As Low as 50K

5th March 2018

Connect Nigeria is pleased to announce the immediate availability of affordable LED boards at strategic locations in Lagos for as low as 50,000 naira. The LED board is a multifaceted marketing medium which enables businesses to compete in a rapidly and aggressively changing digital world. LED boards enhance an organization’s image, communicates longevity, giving it … Continue reading Advertise on an LED Board For As Low as 50K

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Events

Nominate an SME for the CN Top 100 Emerging Businesses in 6 easy steps!

26th February 2018

Follow the link: https://connectnigeria.com/top100/home/ Move your cursor to the Nominate icon and click on the “Nominate A Business” Link below it. On the Nomination Page, you are provided with three login options: (i) Sign in with your connect Nigeria account if you have one. If you don’t, click on sign up here to sign up. OR (ii) … Continue reading Nominate an SME for the CN Top 100 Emerging Businesses in 6 easy steps!

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Poem

Fifty Shades of Love

23rd February 2018

When I think about love, I know it as the rubix cube I cannot fix. It is the puzzle I swear am done with but still find a way of going back to it like my own vomit. Love has been Blue. I wouldn’t say love has been exactly romantic because every time I have … Continue reading Fifty Shades of Love

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Events

Union Bank Partners With Connect Nigeria to Celebrate Top 100 Emerging SMEs

19th February 2018

Union Bank is partnering with Connect Nigeria to launch the Top 100 Emerging SMEs, a project which seeks to recognize and celebrate the best of Nigeria’s small and medium scale businesses. Through diligent and rigorous research, organizers of the Top 100 Emerging SMEs aim to present the most authentic list of top 100 businesses from … Continue reading Union Bank Partners With Connect Nigeria to Celebrate Top 100 Emerging SMEs